Donau Lounge at a Distance 2020

The festival Donau Lounge features the undertitle Literature and Culture from the Danube Countries and it offers its visitors literary readings with authors from the Danube region. 

This year the festival will be fully digitalized and it will present an online program full of readings and discussions with authors from 13 countries. There will be four direct streams from various literary spaces in Vienna, some of them even live. Other authors will introduce themselves though personal video recordings and their work will be read by the actress Claudia Carus.

Two of Slovakia´s authors whose books had been translated into German will be guests at Donau Lounge this year: Michal Hvorecký and Peter Balko.

The festival starts on November 30th and you can find all readings and videos on this address from the beginning of December. You can follow the festival on and also on YouTube.